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Jackson's Legacy

A 23-year-old lawsuit still sets the stage for new mexico’s most vulnerable citizens

Features The lawsuit that began when Walter Stephen Jackson drank oven cleaner has brought necessary change for those living with disabilities. But its legacy is one of conflict. As the Jackson plaintiffs and the state ...

Wednesday, February 24, 2010 Alexa Schirtzinger

Born Poor?

Santa Fe economist Samuel Bowles says you better get used to it

Features Samuel Bowles heads the Behavioral Sciences Program at the Santa Fe Institute, which is home to dozens of big brains imported from all over the world. If he’s right, troubling job numbers are only the sta...

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 Corey Pein

The West of Us

A new book explores the people and ideas shaping our region and future

Features The American West is more than a geographical location. It’s an idea that encompasses certain traits, such as freedom, adventurousness and courage. Corinne Platt and Meredith Ogilby spent four years trave...

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 Charlotte Jusinski


Critics say the state Department of Health is one sick place

Features At the New Mexico Department of Health, a swirling mass of allegations, accusations, threats and denials creates a murky picture of a state agency still caught between the past and the future.From all the compe...

Wednesday, January 13, 2010 Alexa Schirtzinger

10 for '10

It's time for New Mexico to make some New Year's Resolutions

Features Forget the personal. It’s time to get political. New Mexico, after all, faces some, uh, challenges when it comes to everything from tackling political corruption to budget shortfalls, endemic drunk drivin...

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 Laura Paskus

Top Ten Stories of 2009

SFR looks back—and forward—at the news that gripped us all

Features 2009 began with celebratory optimism as Santa Fe watched—along with the rest of the world—the inauguration of President Barack Obama. The Champagne glasses didn’t get much more use as the year...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

400 Years Old

And all I get is this lousy T-shirt?

Features The Santa Fe 400th Anniversary website confirms that the kickoff event to its 16-month-long commem-oration was a resounding success. In fact, pictures of the more than 20,000 visitors will be posted shortly! Pr...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 Zane Fischer

Pay to Play It Again

NM reaches a tipping point for public corruption

Features Play to Pay in New Mexico. It’s a story with a wide cast of coast-to-coast characters—financiers, politicians, whistle-blowers and federal investigators. The details are immense, but the bottom line...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 Julia Goldberg

Behind Closed Doors: DV 2009

A murder draws attention to domestic violence epidemic

Features The wave of domestic violence did not discriminate: It hit Santa Fe’s low-lying trailer parks and its tranquil-seeming hillside estates. In its ongoing coverage, SFR found that local police failed to prot...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 Corey Pein

Remembering Them

A tragic accident remains close to Santa Fe’s heart

Features Just after midnight on June 28, 2009, 28-year-old Scott Owens allegedly drove his 1992 Jeep Cherokee into the wrong lane, causing a collision with Avree Koffman's 1992 Subaru on Old Las Vegas Highway. The accid...

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 Alexa Schirtzinger
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